Chaim Yaakov Goldvicht
Rabbi Chaim Yaakov Goldvicht (September 1924 – February 7, 1995) was the founding Rosh yeshiva of the major Israeli Hesder yeshiva Yeshivat Kerem B'Yavneh, commonly known as KBY. A world renowned scho...
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Yechiel Yaakov Weinberg
Rabbi Yechiel Yaakov Weinberg (1884-1966) was a noted European Orthodox rabbi, posek ("decisor" of Jewish law) and rosh yeshiva. He is best known as author of the work of responsa Seridei Eish. Rabbi ...
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Aharon Pfeuffer
Aharon Pfeuffer (also "Pfoifer" [1]) was a Rabbi and Posek and a recognised authority [2] on Kashrut. He was active in Johannesburg and Bnei Brak. He founded the Yeshiva Maharsha Beis Aharon in 1982 ...
Avraham Yitzchak Bloch
Rabbi Avraham Yitzchak Bloch (Hebrew: אברהם יצחק בלוך‎; 1891 – 1941) was the Chief Rabbi and Rosh Yeshiva of the Telz Yeshiva in Lithuania, and one of the greatest pre-Holocaust Rabbinic fig...
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Simcha Zissel Ziv
Rabbi Simcha Zissel Ziv Broida (Hebrew: שמחה זיסל זיו‎; 1824–1898), also known as the Alter of Kelm (the Elder of Kelm), was one of the foremost students of Rabbi Yisrael Salanter and one of...
Avraham Kalmanowitz
Avraham Kalmanowitz (Hebrew: אברהם קלמנוביץ‎; 1891 – 15 February 1964) was an Orthodox rabbi and rosh yeshiva of the Mir yeshiva in Brooklyn, New York from 1946 to 1964. Born in Belarus, he ...
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Nachman Shlomo Greenspan
Rabbi Nachman Shlomo Greenspan (Hebrew: נחמן שלמה גרינשפן‎; 1878–August 1961) was an Talmudic scholar, rosh yeshiva of Etz Chaim in London, and an author of a number of works about the...
Yosef Shlomo Kahaneman
Yosef Shlomo Kahaneman (1886–1969), יוסף שלמה כהנמן, was an Orthodox rabbi and rosh yeshiva of the Ponevezh yeshiva. He was a renowned Torah and Talmudic scholar, a distinguished member of the Council...
Shlomo Cunin
Rabbi Baruch Shlomo Eliyahu Cunin, (Hebrew ברוך שלמה אליהו קונין), (Shlomo Cunin), is a Hasidic Rabbi, associated with the Chabad-Lubavitch movement. Cunin is the director of Chabad-Lubavitch of Calif...
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Shraga Feivel Mendlowitz
Rabbi Shraga Feivel Mendlowitz (1886, Világ, Austria-Hungary (now Svetlice, Slovakia) - 7 September 1948) was a leader of American Orthodoxy and founder of key institutions such as Torah Vodaath, a Ye...
Yerucham Olshin
Yerucham Olshin is an Orthodox Jewish rabbi and one of the rosh yeshivas (deans) of Beth Medrash Govoha, an Orthodox yeshiva located in Lakewood, New Jersey. The other rosh yeshivas are Rabbis Malkiel...
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Yerucham Gorelick
Yerucham Gorelick (1911–1983) was a distinguished Rosh yeshiva in the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary (RIETS) for forty years (1943–1983).
Gorelick was born in Slutzk in 1911 to Rabbi Av...
Dov Berish Weidenfeld
Rabbi Dov Berish Weidenfeld (1881–1965) was the Chief Rabbi of Tshebin (Trzebinia), Poland, and after World War II spent his final years in Jerusalem. His principal work of Jewish law is titled "Dovev...
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Binyomin Wilhelm
Binyomin Wilhelm (1886–1972) was the founder of Yeshiva Torah Vodaas.Born in Lodz, Poland, he was the oldest son of a Radoshitzer chassidic family. In his teens he left by himself to the United States...
Akiva Ehrenfeld
Akiva Ehrenfeld (Hebrew: עקיבא עהרענפעלד‎) (1923 – 16 August 2012) was an Orthodox Jewish rabbi who helped establish the Kiryat Mattersdorf and Unsdorf neighborhoods of northern Jerusalem. H...
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Yisroel Belsky
Rabbi Chaim Yisroel Belsky (born August 22, 1938) is a prominent rabbi in the United States and a world-recognized posek, who has served with the Orthodox Union since 1987. He resides in Brooklyn, New...
Yitzchok Isaac Krasilschikov
Rabbi Yitzchok Isaac ben Dov Ber Krasilschikov (1888 – May 13, 1965), also known as the Gaon of Poltava, was an exceptional Talmudic scholar and author of a monumental commentary on the Jerusale...
Henoch Leibowitz
Alter Chanoch Henoch Leibowitz (c. 1918 – April 15, 2008) was an Orthodox rabbi who was rosh yeshiva of Yeshivas Rabbeinu Yisrael Meir HaKohen, which was founded by his father Rabbi Dovid Leibowitz in...
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Zvi Yaakov Oppenheim
Zvi Yaakov Oppenheim (Hebrew: צבי יעקב אופנהיים‎; 1854-1926) was Chief Rabbi of Kelm, Lithuania, and one of the founders of the Telz Yeshiva.
Rabbi Oppenheim was born in 1854 in the smal...
Yehezkel Abramsky
Yehezkel Abramsky (Hebrew: יחזקאל אברמסקי‎) (1886 – September 19, 1976), also affectionately referred to as 'Reb Chatzkel Abramsky', was a prominent and influential Orthodox rabbi and schola...
Abba Berman
Rabbi Abba Mordechai Berman (1919–2005) was a renowned Talmudist and Rosh Yeshiva of Yeshivas Iyun HaTalmud.Reb Abba was born on Tu BiShvat 5679 (1919) in Łódź, Poland to his father, Rabbi Shaul Yosef...
Yissocher Frand
Rabbi Yissocher Frand is an American Charedi Orthodox rabbi and author. He is a senior lecturer at Yeshivas Ner Yisroel in Baltimore, MD. Raised in Seattle, Washington, he attended Ner Yisrael as a st...
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Chaim Pinchas Scheinberg
Chaim Pinchas Scheinberg (Hebrew: חיים פנחס שיינברג‎;‎ 1 October 1910 – 20 March 2012) was a Polish-born, American-raised, Israeli Haredi rabbi and rosh yeshiva who, from 1965, m...
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Yisroel Dovid Weiss
Yisroel Dovid Weiss (born 1956), a United States Haredi rabbi, is an activist and spokesman for a minority branch of Neturei Karta, an anti-Zionist grouping of Haredi Jews. Based in Monsey, New York, ...
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Yitzchok Tuvia Weiss
Rabbi Yitzchok Tuvia Weiss is the Chief Rabbi or Gaavad (Gaon Av Beis Din) of Jerusalem for the Edah HaChareidis. He was appointed to this post in 2004, after having served as a dayan of the Machzike ...